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J405 : Zika Serum RNA PCR w/reflex to IgM

INFORMATION

Alternate Name:
Zika RNA PCR w/RFX IgM
Methodology:
Transcription Mediated Amplification

ORDERING

Test Code:
J405-2
Turnaround Time:
2 days
Preferred Specimen:
1 mL Aliquot Serum for Zika testing
Alternative Specimen:
Red top for Zika,SST for Zika
Collection Instructions:
Fill Serum Separator (SST) tube completely, invert gently 2-3 times, let stand for 20 minutes, spin for 10-15 minuets. Transfer serum into the red plastic aliquot tube. Follow specimen labeling instructions provided.
Specimen Comment:
Frozen specimens will be rejected. Must submit separate specimen for Zika test. Reflex added at an additional charge.
Storage Instruction:
Refrigerate

BILLING

CPT Codes:
87662 (1)